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Established in 1985, Second Harvest is the largest food rescue charity in Canada. Second Harvest rescues fresh, surplus food and delivers it to more that 220 social service agencies in Toronto.

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Food Rescue: Solution For Canada's Hunger Is So Simple It Can't Be Ignored

(13) Comments | Posted September 6, 2016 | 11:28 AM

It's the early 1980s. Ethiopia is facing the worst famine to hit the country in over a century. Awareness of global hunger is on the rise. The media is flooded with news and charity efforts like BandAid and U.S. for Africa.

In Toronto, two local women, Ina Andre and...

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Dealing With Wasted Food By Planting Seeds Of Partnership

(0) Comments | Posted August 16, 2016 | 1:08 PM

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Join thousands of Canadians calling on our governments and grocers to help reduce food waste.
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John VanderZwaag has...

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Senior Citizens Are The Unseen Face Of Hunger

(3) Comments | Posted August 15, 2016 | 12:06 PM

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Join thousands of Canadians calling on our governments and grocers to help reduce food waste.

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Culinary Training Gives Back To Communities

(0) Comments | Posted August 12, 2016 | 7:57 AM

Curlina first learned to cook while growing up in Grenada. It was her grandmother who patiently taught her to prepare meals and bake cakes, and it was these days in the kitchen that she first thought she could pursue a culinary career.

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Curlina...

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